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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryArgentina
State/ProvinceSanta Fe
LocalityJ. B. Molina , Farm Zup , Grid C
Latitude-33.5
Longitude-60.5166666667
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number202880
Collected ByCollector(s): James N. Mills
Date Collected1988-06-02

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The MSB Division of Mammals contains over 250,000 catalogued specimens and is among the five largest in the world. Specimens date back to the 1890's with the majority documenting the rapid environmental change that has occurred since 1950. The collection contains 16 holotypes, 6 paratypes, 1 syntype, 93 symbiotypes. Important collections integrated into the MSB include the USGS Biological Surveys collection (26,000), the UIMNH (Hoffmeister) Collection (33,000), and the Rausch Collection (4,000 specimens and parasites). Specimens range from traditional skin/skull and fluid vouchers to "holistic vouchers" containing skin, skull, post-cranial skeleton, up to seven tissue types (heart, kidney, liver, lung, spleen, muscle, blood), cell suspensions, and ecto and endo parasites. Additionally, frozen tissue samples are available for about 130,000 individual mammals and date back to the late 1970's. Serology data associated with hantavirus surveillance programs in the Americas are associated with 37,000 specimens. The MSB houses an extensive archive of field journals and catalogues that date to the 1900's and are associated with specimens held in the collection. The collections are growing rapidly through the active research programs of curators, staff, and students, and through ongoing collaborations with other institutions and governmental agencies.

Contacts

Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jon Dunnum
RoleCollection Manager, Mammals
Emailjldunnum@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMus musculus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Muridae; Murinae; Linnaeus, 1758
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyMuridae
GenusMus
Specific Epithetmusculus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-03-10
Previous IdentificationsMus musculus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-03-10; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number202880
Other Catalog NumbersDGR: Division of Genomic Resources (MSB)=DGR:Mamm:45284; NK=112528; institutional catalog number=- M -; original identifier=Mills 6273
Preparationsoral swab (frozen); blood (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:202880?seid=808783
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): James N. Mills
Date Collected1988-06-02
Verbatim Date Collected02-Jun-1988
Year1988
Month06
Day02
End Day of Year154
Collection RemarksAdult, 23.5g, Length 155mm
Locality
CountryArgentina
State / ProvinceSanta Fe
Higher GeographySouth America, Argentina, Santa Fe
ContinentSouth America
LocalityJ. B. Molina , FARM ZUP , GRID C
Verbatim LocalityJ. B. Molina , FARM ZUP , GRID C
Decimal Latitude-33.5
Decimal Longitude-60.5166666667
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates-33.5/-60.5166666667
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5000
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-04-28 10:56:23.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:202880?seid=808783
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:202880
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcespublication - Mills et al 1992
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:202880
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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